2016 Living Cosmos


“Perhaps a new revelatory experience is taking place, an experience wherein human consciousness awakens to the grandeur and sacred quality of the Earth process.”
– Thomas Berry

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About this Calendar

“I love your calendars and so do my children and grandchildren.” – Nancy A.

“Another beautiful work of art!  Bravo!” – Brian Swimme

“Whenever I look at your calendar I worship.” – Sandra Boston

“Your calendars speak to my heart.  The words express the poem of the universe, and the images become the music.” – Hasita Nadai, founder, YogaGaia

Living Cosmos Calendar combines contemporary science with inspired passion. It is the heartwork of Peter Adair, with graphic design by Julia Jandrisits (juliajandrisits.com/design). The calendar was conceived, written, designed and printed in Vermont. Twelve stunning images illustrate Adair’s evocative prose, as the story unfolds one month at a time. 12” x 12” glossy format opening to 12” x 24”.

Human sensitivity is the flower of a living universe.


July_thumbnailWe belong to the journey of the cosmos:

January – Radiant Emptiness: The Ground of Love 
February – Symmetry Breaking: Birthing the Shimmering Universe
March – Whirling Galaxies: Wombs of Creativity
April – The Fecund Stars: Fashioners of the Elements
May – Mineral and Stone: Seeds of Sensitivity
June – The Moon: Midwife to the Oceans
July – Exuberant Microbes: Foundation of Life
August – Field of Beneficence: The Nurturing Sky
September – Extravagant Life: Plants, Animals, Fungi
October – Living Jewel: The Animate Earth
November – Grief and Delight: The Fabric of Life
December – The Radiant Human: Love’s Flowering

If you have any difficulty ordering from this website, or if you have any questions, please contact us at pcadair@sover.net or call us at 802-387-5779.  Thanks!


Ordering Instructions:

Please place separate orders for each shipping address.


Special Promotion!

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Buy one calendar get the second one for only $10! This is a total cost of $24.95 instead of $29.90 Use the order form to the left for orders up to 4 promotions (= 8 calendars). For orders of more than 8 calendars, use the form below as we are also offering a bulk price for orders of 10 calendars or more (only $10 each!).

**If you enter a Qty of 1, you will receive 2 calendars. If you enter a Qty of 2, you will receive 4 calendars, etc. up to a maximum Qty of 4 (8 calendars).** 

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**At this time, we can only ship to the USA, Canada, Australia, United Kingdom, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa, and India through the website. If you live in another country, please email Peter at pcadair@sover.net  or use our contact form to make arrangements.

Note: International orders of 15 or more calendars qualify for a special flat rate discount shipping cost.  Please contact Peter at pcadair@sover.net for pricing before placing your order through the website.  Thank you.


More Info

We invite you to visit our home webpage to learn a little about Peter Adair, the creator of this calendar, and his wife Caitlin. We would love to host you at our tiny organic B&B in southern Vermont.

We are very grateful to Thomas BerryBrian Thomas SwimmeMary Evelyn Tucker, John GrimMichael Dowd and Connie Barlow, and many others for their inspiring and heartfelt work.


You can purchase Living Cosmos at the following retail locations:

Brattleboro Food Coop
Putney Food Coop
Everyone’s Books in Brattleboro
Greenfields Market in Greenfield, MA




Sanctuary, 40 Gregg Road, Westminster West, Vermont – by appointment 802-387-5779

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